Defense

January 17, 2018
 

Around the Air Force: Jan. 17

On this look around the Air Force, Vice President Mike Pence visits Airmen at Nellis Air Force Base, Air National Guard Airmen assist law enforcement with recovery efforts from the recent mudslides, and B-52s deploy to England.




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Army photograph by Sgt. Jacob Kohrs

Second phase of Multi-Domain Task Force pilot headed to Europe

Army photograph by Sgt. Jacob Kohrs Soldiers with the 17th Field Artillery Brigade fire a High Mobility Artillery Rocket System at Yakima Training Center, Wash., Feb. 28, 2017. The brigade served as the foundation of a Multi-Do...
 
 
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F-35 ITF conducts first shipborne rolling vertical landing on HMS Queen Elizabeth

Royal Navy photograph The first ever Shipborne Rolling Vertical Landing (SRVL) has been carried out with an F-35B Lightning II joint strike fighter jet conducting trials onboard the new British aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Eliza...
 
 

Air Force awards three Launch Service Agreements

The U.S. Air Force announced Oct. 10 the award of three Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle Launch Service Agreements to (in alphabetical order) Blue Origin, Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems, and United Launch Alliance. The award to Blue Origin will be for development of the New Glenn Launch System. The award to Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems is...